All Entries in October, 2012

Election Weekend Sales

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Stocks close out weak month with a whimper

Stocks ended a weak month on a mixed note Wednesday as the markets reopened following a two-day closure due to Hurricane Sandy. The Dow...

NBC sweeps Tues half-hours as the “Voice” dominates

Tuesday Results: NBC won its fourth consecutive Tuesday in 18-49, this time by a margin of 54 percent (with a 4.0 rating vs. CBS’s...

NBC

Hulk Hogan settles with Bubba the Love Sponge

Former wrestler and TV reality show star Hulk Hogan and WHPT-FM Tampa/online talker Bubba the Love Sponge have reached a settlement over the release...

Bubba Army

FCC program access NFPRM open for comment

The FCC wants to allow program access rules to sunset – a development that is very much opposed by legislators such as Ed Markey...

FCC

Thumbs up for Entercom’s management of expenses

The advertising business has been sluggish and the economy uncertain – but Entercom enjoyed Q3 success by finding ways to keep its expenses under...

Entercom

NAB applauds heroic radio member stations

The National Association of Broadcasters is justifiably proud of the efforts of the radio industry to help Americans navigate the perilous conditions of Hurricane...

NAB / National Association of Broadcasters

Fox TV Stations get “Anger Management”

They’ve completed a deal with Debmar Mercury that will bring the Lionsgate Television-produced show for an off-net syndication launch in September 2014, announced Frank...

Phoenix Media launches WFNX.com

Similar to how Indie 103.1 went off the air a few years ago and re-launched as Indie1031.com, Phoenix Media/Communications Group re-launched its legendary alternative...

Mitch Kline, VP/Radio Sales, TargetSpot

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Mitch Kline

What’s up with Indecency? Part II

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America’s Radio News offering “Election Night 2012” coverage

America’s Radio News (ARN) Network will extend its regular programming on Election Day 2012, bringing listeners up-to-the-minute results for all national contests, including the...

ARNN / America's Radio News Network

Jeff Kuhner takes morning drive at WRKO

Entercom’s WRKO-AM 680 Boston announced “The Kuhner Report” with Jeff Kuhner will take over morning drive from 6:00am – 9:00am, starting Thursday, 11/1.  Kuhner,...

Entercom

Deals in Texarkana, Minneapolis

$140K KRTG-FM Texarkana TX (Hooks TX) from Family Life Broadcasting Inc. (Alonzo D. Williams) to Freed AM Corporation (Robert A. DelGiorno Jr.). Cash. TBA...

Sebring FL LPTV set to change hands

N/A WHRT-LP Sebring FL. 100% of Trianon Broadcasting Company Inc. from Warren Thurow to Gary L. Hutchens. In the event of Thurow’s death, station...